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Neighborhood Network: Auburn Gresham

United Way of Metro Chicago - Neighborhood Network Sponsors

The Auburn Gresham Neighborhood Network established an advisory working group and utilized their knowledge of programs, schools and continuous improvement to review existing educational data from the five CPS Auburn Gresham Gold Schools and develop their bold goal. The Neighborhood Network partners are strive to improve the overall culture and climate of Auburn Gresham’s five community schools, engage parents and strengthen community partnerships.

Auburn Gresham

Auburn Gresham

Launch Date: 2016

Auburn Gresham Demographics

African American: 97%
Hispanic: 1%
Median household income: $30,000
Unemployment rate: 28%
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Bold Goal: 80% of 3rd graders read at or above grade level by 2027.

Our Results

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Our Partners

Lead Partner: Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation

  • A Knock at Midnight
  • Alpha Learning Center
  • The Beloved Community
  • Building Blocks Learning Academy
  • By The Hand
  • Chicago Youth Climate Corporation
  • Curves
  • Emerging Business Institute
  • Eyas Developmental Institute
  • Grand Families
  • Kids Tek; St. Sabina Employment Resource Center
  • Lots of Love Day Care
  • Mather Life Way Café
  • Nation of Islam
  • Neighborhood Housing Services
  • New Birth COGIC
  • Pleasant Green MB Church
  • Providence MB Church
  • St. Leo's Veteran's Campus
  • St. Sabina Elder's Village
  • St. Sabina Social Services
  • The Woodlawn Organization

Hubs Of Service

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